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UPDATE 2-Tennis-Tough first week in store for Djokovic

Jun 26th 2015
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - Defending champion Novak Djokovic will have to hit the ground running at Wimbledon next week after being given a tricky route into the second week of the grasscourt grand slam.






FEATURE-Tennis-Switch off if you're in a rush, Wimbledon is here

Jun 26th 2015
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - A simple plaque next to Court 18 at Wimbledon records the 11 hours and five minutes it took American John Isner to beat Frenchman Nicolas Mahut in a three-day epic in 2010.






PREVIEW-Tennis-Williams must avoid drama to complete Serena Slam

Jun 26th 2015
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - Twelve months on from making the most bizarre of exits from Wimbledon, drama queen Serena Williams will be back at the All England Club next week eager to complete the "Serena Slam".






PREVIEW-Tennis-Recharged Djokovic ready to switch back on

Jun 26th 2015
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) - Defending champion Novak Djokovic's preparations for Wimbledon have been laid back in the extreme.






UPDATE 3-Tennis-Nottingham Open men's singles quarterfinal results

Jun 25th 2015
June 25 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Nottingham Open Men's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Thursday Alexandr Dolgopolov (Ukraine) beat Lu Yen-Hsun (Taiwan) 6-4 4-6 7-6(4) 12-Sam Querrey (U.S.) beat 2-Gilles Simon (France) 5-7 7-6(8) 6-4 Denis Istomin (Uzbekistan) beat 4-Leonardo Mayer (Argentina) 6-3 6-7(8) 7-6(6) Marcos Baghdatis (Cyprus) beat Simone Bolelli (Italy) 6-4 6-4






Tennis-Former champion Wozniacki through to Eastbourne semis

Jun 25th 2015
LONDON, June 25 (Reuters) - Former champion Caroline Wozniacki reached the semi-finals of the Eastbourne grasscourt tournament with a 7-5 6-1 defeat of Germany's Andrea Petkovic on Thursday.






UPDATE 3-Tennis-Eastbourne International women's singles quarterfinal results

Jun 25th 2015
June 25 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Eastbourne International Women's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Thursday 2-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) beat 10-Andrea Petkovic (Germany) 7-5 6-1 Belinda Bencic (Switzerland) beat Johanna Konta (Britain) 2-6 6-0 6-3 Sloane Stephens (U.S.) beat Daria Gavrilova (Russia) walkover 9-Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) beat Tsvetana Pironkova (Bulgaria) 6-2 6-2






FEATURE-Tennis-Well-heeled Wimbledon needs a touch of McEnroe attitude

Jun 25th 2015
LONDON, June 25 (Reuters) - Watching a grey-haired, smart-suited 56-year-old John McEnroe speak with mature insight about all-things tennis it seems odd to think that many feel that what the sport needs is a dose of the "superbrat" attitude of the brash New Yorker's youth.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Wozniacki beats Kuznetsova to reach Eastbourne quarters

Jun 24th 2015
LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) - Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki reached the quarter-finals of Eastbourne's Aegon Championships with a topsy-turvy defeat of Svetlana Kuznetsova on Wednesday.






Tennis-Veteran Paes reaches century of doubles partners

Jun 24th 2015
LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) - India's Leander Paes says chemistry is the most important factor when choosing a doubles partner and he should know, having now experimented with 100 different players.






Tennis-Wozniacki beats Kuznetsova to reach Eastbourne quarters

Jun 24th 2015
LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) - Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki reached the quarter-finals of Eastbourne's Aegon Championships with a topsy-turvy defeat of Svetlana Kuznetsova on Wednesday.






UPDATE 7-Tennis-Eastbourne International women's singles round 3 results

Jun 24th 2015
June 24 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Eastbourne International Women's Singles Round 3 matches on Wednesday Daria Gavrilova (Russia) beat 13-Sara Errani (Italy) 6-1 5-7 6-2 Sloane Stephens (U.S.) beat Heather Watson (Britain) 6-2 6-3 2-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) beat Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia) 6-7(3) 6-3 6-1 10-Andrea Petkovic (Germany) beat CoCo Vandeweghe (U.S.) 6-3 6-4 9-Agnieszka Radwanska






UPDATE 7-Tennis-Nottingham Open men's singles round 3 results

Jun 24th 2015
June 24 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Nottingham Open Men's Singles Round 3 matches on Wednesday Lu Yen-Hsun (Taiwan) beat 3-Feliciano Lopez (Spain) 6-3 6-2 2-Gilles Simon (France) beat 14-Joao Sousa (Portugal) 6-4 6-1 Alexandr Dolgopolov (Ukraine) beat 7-Dominic Thiem (Austria) 6-3 6-3 12-Sam Querrey (U.S.) beat 5-Pablo Cuevas (Uruguay) 7-6(7) 7-6(3) 4-Leonardo Mayer (Argentina) beat 16-Jiri Vesely (Czech Republic) 7-6






FEATURE-Tennis-Wimbledon qualifying no place for the faint-hearted

Jun 24th 2015
LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) - Red-faced from exertion, a pony-tailed tennis player with a German accent gestured angrily at her coach before marching through the door marked "Prize Money" into a green Portakabin.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Tenth-seeded Nadal lurks as dangerous Wimbledon foe

Jun 24th 2015
LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) - Former Wimbledon champion Rafa Nadal could be heading for a clash with one of his Big Four rivals as early as the fourth round after the Spaniard was seeded 10th for the grasscourt championships on Wednesday.






Tennis-Spanish federation chief suspended amid cash probe

Jun 24th 2015
MADRID, June 24 (Reuters) - The Spanish government's disciplinary committee for sports (TAD) has suspended tennis federation (RFET) president Jose Luis Escanuela for one month for failing to collaborate in a probe into the organisation's finances.






Tennis-List of women's seeds at Wimbledon

Jun 24th 2015
LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) - List of women's seeds for the Wimbledon tennis championships which begin on Monday:






Tennis-List of men's seeds at Wimbledon

Jun 24th 2015
LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) - List of men's seeds for the Wimbledon tennis championships which begin on Monday: 1 Novak Djokovic (Serbia) 2 Roger Federer (Switzerland) 3 Andy Murray (Britain) 4 Stan Wawrinka (Switzerland) 5 Kei Nishikori (Japan) 6 Tomas Berdych (Czech Republic) 7 Milos Raonic (Canada) 8 David Ferrer (Spain) 9 Marin Cilic (Croatia) 10 Rafael Nadal (Spain) 11 Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria) 12 Gilles Simon (France) 13 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga






Tennis-Murray seeded third in pursuit of second Wimbledon crown

Jun 24th 2015
LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) - Britain's Andy Murray, seeking to win the Wimbledon title for the second time in three years, has been named as third seed for the competition which starts next Monday.






UPDATE 15-Tennis-Eastbourne International women's singles round 2 results

Jun 23rd 2015
June 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Eastbourne International Women's Singles Round 2 matches on Tuesday Daria Gavrilova (Russia) beat Camila Giorgi (Italy) 3-6 7-6(6) 6-3 Heather Watson (Britain) beat 11-Elina Svitolina (Ukraine) 3-6 7-5 6-4 Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia) beat 15-Flavia Pennetta (Italy) 6-3 6-4 13-Sara Errani (Italy) beat Barbora Strycova (Czech Republic) 6-2 6-7(1) 7-6(7) CoCo Vandeweghe (U.S.) beat Monica Niculescu (Romania) 7-5 2